49ers fortunate to escape with 1st win after near collapse

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www.washingtontimes.com—SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) - Nearly squandering a 17-point fourth quarter lead left a sour taste in the mouths of the San Francisco 49ers following their first win of the season. San Francisco held on for a 30-27 victory over the Detroit Lions on Sunday in a game that they ...

49ers fortunate to escape with 1st win after near collapse. San Francisco coach Kyle Shanahan spent his film session the day after a narrow win over the Lions focusing on his team's good plays, like Pierre Garcon's downfield block on Matt Breida's 66-yard touchdown run.